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CALENDAR OF MEETINGS - 2014

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Event

Venue
4  9th Session of the Committee on Trade and Finance
31/10-31/10/2014
Amman
  
3  Expert Group Meeting on Macroeconomic Policy Convergence and Regional Integration
15/9-15/9/2014
Beirut
  
3  Regional Task Force Meeting on Governance
15/9-15/9/2014
Beirut
  
3  Expert Group Meeting on the Impact of the Crisis in Syria on MDGs and Launch of the "Cost of conflict in Syria: The impact on the economy and MDG goals"
10/9-10/9/2014
Beirut
3514E 
2  Expert group meeting "Measuring Economic Governance in the Context of National Development Planning"
12/6-13/6/2014
Beirut
3491E 
2  EGM on Governance Trends and Measurement
15/5-15/5/2014
TBD
  
2  Interregional Forum of the Development Account Project "Facilitating the Effective Integration of Developing Countries in the Global Economy through Aid for Trade Schemes"
22/4-24/4/2014
Tunis
3459E 
1  Workshop for Arab Countries on "Issues related to the Multilateral Trade Negotiations post Bali of the WTO 9th Ministerial Conference"
10/3-12/3/2014
Dubai
3411E 
1  Maghreb launch of the Arab MDG report
18/1-18/1/2014
Rabat
3270E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on Monitoring and Evaluation Tools for Implementing Aid for Trade Projects in the Arab Region
12/12-13/12/2013
Tunis
3299E 
4  Training Workshop on Measurement of Inland Transport CO2 Emissions and Assessment Tool: The ForFITS model
4/12-5/12/2013
Tunis
3293E 
4  Regional Workshop on Raising Awareness about Transport and CO2 emissions
2/12-3/12/2013
Tunis
3256E 
4  National Training Workshop on Drafting of Bilateral Investment Agreements
25/11-29/11/2013
Beirut
  
4  Presentation of the key messages of the Arab MDG report in "The Arab Consultative Meeting on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)"
18/11-18/11/2013
Tunis
  
4  Expert panel discussion on "The Arab Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Report: Facing Challenges and Looking Beyond 2015"
15/11-15/11/2013
Beirut
  
4  Expert panel discussion on "Impact of crisis on MDGs in the Arab region"
14/11-14/11/2013
Beirut
  
4  Workshop on the Formulation of Bankable Aid for Trade Projects in the Arab region
22/10-23/10/2013
Marrakesh
3260E 
4  14th Session of the Committee on Transport
9/10-10/10/2013
Amman
3205E 
4  Technical Committee on Liberalization of Foreign Trade, Economic Globalization and Financing for Development in the Countries of the ESCWA Region, Eighth session
7/10-8/10/2013
Kempinski Hotel, Amman
3195E 
4  Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Arab Group in the WTO in Preparation for the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference
3/10-4/10/2013
Geneva
3240E 
3  2013 Arab MDGs Report to Be Launched from New York
23/9-23/9/2013
New York
3235E 
3  National Agenda for the Future of Syria Programme - EGM on Governance and Democratic Transition
30/7-31/7/2013
Beirut
  
2  National Agenda for the Future of Syria - Meeting with International Partners
26/7-26/7/2013
Beirut
3189E 
3  Expert Group Meeting "Macro-economy and the impact of the Syrian crisis on the region"
4/7-4/7/2013
Beirut
  
2  Expert Group Meeting on the "Economics of middle class in the Arab region"
28/6-29/6/2013
Cairo
3179E 
2  National Training workshop on dispute settlement in bilateral investment treaties in Morocco
1/6-1/6/2013
Rabat
  
2  National workshop on the negotiations of agreements on double taxation avoidance in Sudan
1/6-1/6/2013
Khartoum
  
2  Expert Group Meeting "External Peer Review for the Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2012-2013"
15/5-15/5/2013
Tunis
2175E 
2  ESCWA/UNCTAD Workshop
15/4-19/4/2013
Beirut
  
2  ESCWA Experts Group Meeting "Unlocking Infrastructure Investments and Mobilizing Financial Resources in the Arab region"
17/4-18/4/2013
Rabat
2148E 
2  Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Trade Facilitation in the ESCWA Region
10/4-11/4/2013
Dubai
2107E 
2  Regional Training Workshop on Trade Facilitation, Infrastructure and Trade Cost
8/4-9/4/2013
Dubai
2109E 
1  National Training Workshop on Developing model for bilateral investment agreements
11/3-15/3/2013
Beirut
  
1  National Training Workshop on Investors-State dispute settlement within Bilateral investment treaties
26/2-28/2/2013
Khartoum
  
1  National Training Workshop on the rights and obligations of UAE Investors within the framework of Bilateral Investment Treaties
19/2-20/2/2013
Abu Dhabi
  
1  National Agenda for the Future of Syria Programme: EGM on Reconstruction
17/1-18/1/2013
Beirut
  
4  Preferential trade agreements and regional integration in the Arab world
5/12-6/12/2012
Tunis
1992E 
4  First ESCWA Arab Economics Forum
23/11-24/11/2012
Beirut
1990E 
4  Regional Workshop on the Implementation of the Action Plan for the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety in the ESCWA Region
14/11-15/11/2012  
Amman
  
4  National Training Workshop on Negotiations of Bilateral Investment Agreements for Iraqi Government Officials
5/11-9/11/2012
Beirut
  
4  Regional Expert Group Meeting on "SMEs Role in Sustainable Development in the Arab Region"
6/11-7/11/2012
Kuwait
1988E 
4  EGM on National Trade Policies and Regional Integration - MEETING POSTPONED
10/10-11/10/2012
Beirut
  
4  Follow-up meeting on the preparatory meetings for "National Agenda of S.A.R"
9/10-10/10/2012
Beirut
  
3  National Training Workshop on the Compilation and Dissemination of FDI Statistics
24/9-28/9/2012
Beirut
  
2  EGM on External Peer Review for the Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2011-2012
21/6-21/6/2012
Beirut
1873E 
2  Thirteenth Session of the Committee on Transport
24/4-26/4/2012
Beirut
1808E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on external peer review for the Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2010-2011
16/12-16/12/2011
Beirut
1732E 
4  Expert group meeting on Regional Economic Integration among ESCWA member countries
6/12-7/12/2011
Beirut
  
4  Regional Training Workshop on Export Promotion
26/10-28/10/2011
Beirut
  
4  IGM on the Seventh session of the Technical Committee on Liberalization of Foreign Trade, Economic Globalization and Financing for Development in the countries of the ESCWA Region
4/10-5/10/2011
Beirut
1648E 
3  The Assessment of FDI Databases and the Improvement of FDI Statistics in the Region
27/9-28/9/2011
Beirut
1457E 
3  Expert Group Meeting on Mathematical Model for the Arab Region Report 2025
28/7-29/7/2011
Beirut
  
3  Expert group meeting on MDG report 2011 and 7th meeting of the TWC on MDGs in the Arab region
19/7-20/7/2011
Beirut
  
3  Training Workshop on "National MDG's Tailoring and Planning for Palestine"
10/7-14/7/2011
Jordan
  
2  Training Workshop on The Role of Productivity Improvement in Enhancing Competitiveness of Manufacturing Firms in Jordan
6/6-9/6/2011
Jordan
1594E 
2  Expert Group Meeting on Regional Urban Poverty
23/5-24/5/2011
Beirut
  
2  12th Session of the Transport Committee
17/5-19/5/2011
Beirut
1562E 
2  The Launch of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020
17/5-17/5/2011
Beirut
1580E 
2  The seventh Arab conference: The World Trade Organization Opportunities and Chanllenges: The Concerns of Arab States
26/4-28/4/2011
Beirut
1459E 
1  Workshop on Requirements for the establishment of Single Windows for handling export/import procedures and formalities in the ESCWA Region
3/3-4/3/2011
Beirut
1476E 
1  Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Trade Facilitation in the ESCWA Region
1/3-2/3/2011
Beirut
1474E 
1  EGM on "Post Financial Crisis and Potential Exit Strategies" (External Peer Review for the Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2009-2010)
24/2-25/2/2011
Beirut
1504E 
1  Expert Group meeting on Financing Transport Infrastructure and Road Safety in the ESCWA Region
1/2-3/2/2011
Manama
  
1  National Training Workshops on the Negotiations of Bilateral Investment Agreements in Lebanon
17/1-21/1/2011
Beirut
  
4  Workshop on "Economic for Managers" Linking Consumer Protection to National Economic Policy in Lebanon
8/11-10/11/2010
Beirut
  
4  Expert Group Meeting on the Role of Workers’ Remittances in Development Finance
28/9-29/9/2010
Beirut
1330E 
2  National Training Workshop on Double Taxation Avoidance
23/5-27/5/2010
Damascus
  
2  Seventh Conference of the WTO: Challenges and Opportunities and Concerned Issues of the Arab Countries
26/4-28/4/2010
Beirut
  
1  11th Session of Transport Committee - Beirut
22/3-24/3/2010
Date tentative
1043E 
1  Dubai International Conference of Endowments on Innovative Sources to Finance Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
16/2-17/2/2010
Dubai
1209E 
1  First Consultative Meeting on: Initiative on Aid-For-Trade Raod Map for the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia
11/1-12/1/2010
Beirut
1220E 
1  National Workshop to discuss the draft of the "Economic Feasibility study for the Constructions of a Railway Network in Yemen"
6/1-6/1/2010
Sana'a
  
4  Expert Group Meeting on external peer review for the Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2008-2009
21/12-22/12/2009
Beirut
1191E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on the LAS-UN Joint Report on the Attainment of MDGs in the Arab Region
9/12-11/12/2009
Beirut
1133E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Trade Facilitation in the ESCWA Region
7/12-8/12/2009
Beirut
1111E 
4  High Level Expert Group Meeting on the Preparation of the Arab Countries for the 7Th WTO Ministerial Conference
11/11-12/11/2009
Beirut
1154E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on Economic Regional Integration
21/10-22/10/2009
Beirut
  
3  1st Meeting of the Thematic Working Group on the Millennium Development Goals in the Arab Region (TWG on Arab MDGs)
23/7-23/7/2009
Beirut
1044E 
2  Sixth meeting of the Technical Committee on Liberalization of Foreign Trade and Financing for Development
6/7-7/7/2009
Beirut
0527E 
3  Workshop for Setting Regional and National Road Traffic Causality Reduction Targets in the ESCWA Region
16/6-17/6/2009
Abu Dhabi
1022E 
2  Regional High-Level Consultative Forum on the Impacts of the International Financial Crisis on the ESCWA Member Countries: the Way Forward
5/5-7/5/2009
Damascus
1012E 
1  10th Session of Transport Committee
31/3-2/4/2009  
Beirut
  
1  Regional Seminar on Increasing Participation of ESCWA Member Countries in the WTO Negotiations
24/2-26/2/2009
Beirut
0938E 
4  EGM on the Assessment of Trade Policy Trends in the ESCWA Region
17/12-18/12/2008
Beirut
835E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on the harmonization of institutional frameworks and legislation in the transport sector in the ESCWA Region
12/11-13/11/2008  
Damascus
  
4  Workshop on Building the Arab Mashreq Road Safety Partnership (AMRSP)
21/10-22/10/2008
Doha
901E 
3  Launching of the ESCWA Flagship Publication "Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration
7/8-7/8/2008
Beirut
  
2  Seminar on Establishing Regional Partnership on Road Safety
9/6-10/6/2008
Doha
  
2  Consultative Preparatory Meeting for the Follow-up International Conference on Financing for Development
29/4-30/4/2008
Doha
769E 
2  UNCTAD XII
20/4-25/4/2008
Ghana
841E 
1  National Training Workshop on Double Taxation Avoidance
23/3-27/3/2008
Cairo
  
3  Third Forum of Arab Business Community and the WTO Agreements
7/2-7/3/2008
Beirut
791E 
1  Ninth Session of the Committee on Transport
26/2-28/2/2008
Beirut
2579E 
4  Expert Group Meeting on Employment Policies and Economic Development in Countries Including those Emerging from Conflict (Date and Venue Tentative)
19/12-20/12/2007
Damascus
  
4  Expert Group Meeting on Economic Policy Analysis and Forecasting (Date and Venue Tentative)
17/12-18/12/2007
Damascus
  
4  National Training Workshop on Bilateral Investment Agreement
2/12-6/12/2007
Manama
  
4  National Training Workshop on Bilateral Investment Agreement
25/11-29/11/2007
Abu Dhabi
  
4  EGM on the External Review of the Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Countries of the ESCWA Region
20/11-20/11/2007
Beirut
  
4  Interregional Forum on Trade Facilitation and Regional Trade Agreements
14/11-15/11/2007
Amman
556E 
4  10th Regional Workshop on the International Comparison Program in Western Asia
27/10-29/10/2007  
Cairo
  
4  Final Seminar of the Interregional Transport Linkages Project - Best Practices and Lessons Learnt
23/10-25/10/2007
Abu Dhabi
625E 
4  Joint Interregional Seminar between ESCWA, ECE, ESCAP ‎and ECA on Experience Sharing and Lessons Learnt from the ‎Interregional Transport Linkages Project
23/10-25/10/2007
Abu Dhabi
  
3  Regional Workshop on the "Movement of Natural Persons and its respective implications on development in the Arab States"
5/9-6/9/2007
Cairo
532E 
3  Expert Group meeting on Multimodal Transport in the ESCWA Region
4/9-6/9/2007
Cairo
  
3  Regional Forum on the Role of Islamic Financial Institutions in Financing for Development
5/9-6/9/2007
Manama
507E 
3  9th Regional Workshop on the International Comparison Program in Western Asia
4/8-6/8/2007  
Cairo
  
3  EGM on Sectoral Approach to Regional Integration in the Arab World
11/7-12/7/2007  
Cairo
  
3  Capacity Building workshop on Trade ‎Facilitation through Application of Single-‎Window‎
11/7-12/7/2007
Cairo
503E 
3  Third Forum on Arab Business Community and the WTO Agreements (meeting has been postponed).
3/7-4/7/2007
Beirut
  
2  Joint Interregional Seminar on Capacity Building in Economic ‎Assessment of Interregional Linkages and in Facilitation of ‎International Transport between ESCWA, ESCAP,ECE and ‎ECA
26/6-28/6/2007
Cairo
427E 
2  Workshop on Facilitation of Maritime Trade (FAL Agreement) for Iraqi and Syrian Officials
9/6-13/6/2007
Latakia
  
2  8th Regional Workshop on the International Comparison Program in Western Asia
26/5-28/5/2007  
Cairo
  
2  Launching of the Flagship publication Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2006
18/5-18/5/2007
Beirut
439E 
2  Expert Group Meeting on the Specification of the Railways network with the Arab Mashreq
6/5-8/5/2007
Algeria
  
2  Fifth session of the Committee on Liberalization of Foreign Trade and Economic Glozalization in the Countries of the ESCWA region.
24/4-26/4/2007  
Beirut
  
1  8th Session of Committee on Transport
27/3-29/3/2007  
Beirut
  
1  Workshop on Composite Economic Indicators for Short-term Economic Forecasting
12/3-13/3/2007  
Amman
  
1  Expert Group Meeting: Towards The Implementation ‎of the MOU on Maritime Transport Cooperation in ‎the Arab Mashreq (The role of governments and ‎private sector in activating shipping traffic and ‎application of ICT in the seaports of ESCWA member ‎countries)
12/2-14/2/2007
Cairo
  
1  FDI Policies in Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates‎
24/1-26/1/2007
Doha
  
1  7th Regional Workshop on the International Comparison Program for Western Asia
8/1-11/1/2007  
Amman
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in Saudi Arabia
18/12-18/12/2006
Riyadh
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in UAE
11/12-11/12/2006
Abu Dhabi
  
4  EGM – Preparation of the Annual Review of Developments in ‎Globalization and Regional Integration in the Countries of the ESCWA ‎Region.‎
7/12-7/12/2006
Cairo
  
4  EGM on the External Review of the “Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and regional Integration in he Arab Countries, 2006
7/12-7/12/2006
Cairo
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in Yemen
4/12-4/12/2006
Sana'a
  
4  EGM Towards The Implementation of the MoU on Maritime Transport ‎Cooperation in the Arab Mashreq (The role of governments and private ‎sector in activating shipping traffic and, application of ICT in the ‎seaports of ESCWA member countries)‎
27/11-29/11/2006
Beirut
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in Kuwait
20/11-20/11/2006
Kuwait
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in Jordan
15/11-15/11/2006
Amman
  
4  National Workshop on transport facilitation in Syria
8/11-8/11/2006
Damascus
  
4  Regional Seminar on "Trade Facilitation for Small and Medium Sized ‎Enterprises"
6/11-7/11/2006
Beirut
360E 
3  EGM on the Role of Capital Markets in the Economic Development of the ESCWA Member Countries
19/9-20/9/2006  
Abu-Dhabi
  
2  Regional Seminar on Trade Facilitation for National Negotiators
19/6-20/6/2006
Beirut
309E 
2  Sixth Regional ICP Workshop
24/4-28/4/2006
Beirut
  
2  Construction Workshop for ICP
24/4-26/4/2006
Beirut
  
2  Seventh Session of the Transport Committee
17/4-19/4/2006  
Beirut
  
2  EGM on Follow-up on the Results of the WTO 6th ‎Ministerial Conference (RB)‎
4/4-5/4/2006  
Beirut
  
1  ESCWA follow up training workshop on survey methodology in Collecting data on FDI and TNC activities for data collection officers
27/3-29/3/2006
Damascus
  
1  Launching of ESCWA Flagship Publication "Annual Review of Developments in Globilazation and Regional Integration in the countries of the ESCWA Region.
1/3-1/3/2006
Beirut
  
1  Meeting with Iraqi Delegation on Maritime Issues
6/2-7/2/2006
Beirut
  
4  WTO 6th Ministerial Conference‎
13/12-18/12/2005  
Hong Kong
  
4  Expert Group Meeting on the Interregional Transport ‎Linkages between ESCWA, ECA, ECE and ECLAC
8/12-10/12/2005
Morocco
  
4  National Workshop on Trade and Transport Facilitation
11/10-11/10/2005
Ramallah
  
2  Expert Group Meeting on “Assessment of Progress made in the Arab Regional Integration and Inter-Regional Cooperation”
7/7-8/7/2005
Beirut
  
2  Expert Group Meeting on Regional Dimension of the Monterrey Consensus: Financing for Development
6/6-8/6/2005
Beirut
  
2  Fourth Workshop on International Comparison Programme (ICP) for Western Asia Region
23/5-27/5/2005
Beirut
  
2  Expert Group Meeting on the Review and Analysis of the Findings of the Country Studies on Foreign Direct Investment Policies in the ESCWA Region
26/4-28/4/2005
Beirut
  
1  Launching of the ESCWA flagship publication “Annual review of developments in globalization and regional integration in the countries of the ESCWA region, 2004”
17/3-17/3/2005
Beirut
  
1  Launching of the Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Countries of ESCWA 2004
28/2-28/2/2005
Beirut
  

 

 
 

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